Northern German ConfederationEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
The Northern German Confederation came into the existence in August 1866, after the end of the Austro-Prussian War, as a military alliance of 22 states from the northern part of Germany. It was a first true state of Germany. In July 1867, it was transformed into a federal state. It ceased to exist with the creation of the German Empire (Deutsches Reich) 21 March 1871.
The leading state was the Kingdom of Preussen.
Other members were:
- Saxe-Coburg und Gotha
- Reuss aeltere linie
- Reuss juengere linie
- This page was last modified on 2 February 2015, at 21:30.
- This page has been accessed 1,357 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More